[Buruli ulcer in the Amansi West district, Ashanti Region, Ghana. The Cuban experience. I].

@article{Llop1994BuruliUI,
  title={[Buruli ulcer in the Amansi West district, Ashanti Region, Ghana. The Cuban experience. I].},
  author={Alina Llop and O Rico and Mar{\'i}a Elena D{\'i}az Barriga Rodr{\'i}guez and Virginia Cap{\'o} and Aroldo Ruiz and Ernesto Hilario Montoro},
  journal={Revista cubana de medicina tropical},
  year={1994},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={120-6}
}
A study was made on 105 patients with Buruli ulcer in the Amansie West district, Ashanti Region, Ghana, representing 37.6% of the registered patients. The Tontokrom neighborhood showed the highest prevalence: 84 x 1,000 inhabitants. Predominance of females (54%) was observed. 74.8% did agricultural work and only 3 reported a previous trauma, predominantly… CONTINUE READING